Christchurch earthquake one year on
It's the one year mark after the September earthquake that struck Canterbury.
The rebuilding process has started and areas have been zoned to classify the level of help home owners will get from the government, but most of the building is yet to start.The coroner's inquest into the deaths has begun, bringing closure to some families who lost loved ones in the February quake.
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AFP) - The Canterbury Crusaders outmuscled the Auckland Blues 23-3 Saturday to leapfrog their arch-rivals and claim second spot in the New Zealand Super 15 conference.May 18, 2013, 10:04 pm
Green Party Co-Leader Russel Norman says the country needs to look at how overseas demand is affecting the New Zealand housing market.1 hour, 6 minutes ago
Current planning laws are "explicitly designed to drive up housing values", Finance Minister Bill English said on Q+A this morning.1 hour, 50 minutes ago
NSW comeback win over the Brumbies and Queensland's loss to the Cheetahs has set up a three-way Super Rugby battle for Australian conference honours.1 hour, 53 minutes ago
The Blues have lost second place in the New Zealand Super Rugby conference, comfortably beaten 23-3 by the Crusaders in Christchurch.May 19, 2013, 5:40 am
A staff member at Work and Income New Zealand mistakenly emailed details of 34 clients to a client in a group email.May 19, 2013, 2:31 am
The Crusaders have continued their steady climb up the Super Rugby ladder with a clinical 23-3 win over the Blues in Christchurch.May 18, 2013, 7:43 pm
The Crusaders have continued their steady climb up the Super Rugby ladder with a clinical 23-3 win over the Blues in Christchurch.May 18, 2013, 7:40 pm
(Reuters) - Canterbury Crusaders put the Auckland Blues firmly in their place with a convincing 23-3 victory over their fierce rivals at a rain-soaked Christchurch Stadium on Saturday to move into sec...May 18, 2013, 7:38 pm
The Crusaders have wound back the clock with a dominant 23-3 victory over the Blues to take second place in the New Zealand Super Rugby conference.May 18, 2013, 7:24 pm
Auckland Airport say they will not be throwing travellers outside to sleep while they wait for early morning flights.May 18, 2013, 6:21 pm
Fighting talk from Crusaders coach Todd Blackadder ahead of tonight's battle for second place in the New Zealand Super Rugby Conference .May 18, 2013, 5:13 pm
After today’s eight special stages in the 2013 International Rally of Whangarei Finland’s Esapekka Lappi and co-driver Janne Ferm hold an overnight lead of 33.3 seconds in their Skoda Fabia S2000 over MRF Tyres team-mate and second placed Gaurav Gill from India.May 18, 2013, 4:52 pm
The Government will be put under some scrutiny as the Auditor-General prepares to look into the recovery of insurance proceeds for properties purchased in Christchurch's red zone.May 18, 2013, 12:44 pm
Christchurch Airport has had a gutsful of freeloading tourists dossing down for the night.May 18, 2013, 12:42 pm
After becoming ï¬nalists in the NZ Hi-Tech Awards on Friday night, a Christchurch sales training company is now looking to expand into overseas markets.May 18, 2013, 6:28 am
PORT-AU-PRINCE (AFP) - Having kept silent for nearly two years since returning from exile, recent public appearances by Jean-Bertrand Aristide have fueled speculation the former Haitian leader is eyeing a comeback.May 17, 2013, 10:56 pm
Crusaders halfback Andy Ellis has committed himself to two more years with the franchise on the eve of his 100th Super Rugby appearance.May 17, 2013, 8:34 pm
Despite being overlooked for All Blacks re-selection, Crusaders halfback Andy Ellis is remaining in New Zealand.May 17, 2013, 7:31 pm
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